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Noun Concept
Categories: Ball games, Summer Olympic sports, Sports originating in the United States, All articles with vague or ambiguous time, Team sports
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basketball  basketball game  hoops  basketball player
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A game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop WordNet 3.0
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A game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Basketball, colloquially referred to as hoops, is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court, compete with the primary objective of shooting a basketball through the defender's hoop while preventing the opposing team from shooting through their own hoop. Wikipedia
Also referred to as Hoops Wikipedia Disambiguation
A person who plays basketball, especially professionally. OmegaWiki
A sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to throw a ball through a hoop. OmegaWiki
A sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to put a ball through a hoop. Wiktionary